Deactivation of Heavy Oil Hydroprocessing Catalysts

Fundamentals and Modeling
Author(s): Jorge Ancheyta
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Jul 25, 2016
Product Number: EB00683614
Released: Aug 23, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118769812
Publisher: Wiley
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Written by a scientist and researcher with more than 25 years of experience in the field, this serves as a complete guide to catalyst activity loss during the hydroprocessing of heavy oils. -Explores the physical and chemical properties of heavy oils and hydroprocessing catalysts; the mechanisms of catalyst deactivation; catalyst characterization by a variety of techniques and reaction conditions; laboratory and commercial information for model validations; and more -Demonstrates how to develop correlations and models for a variety of reaction scales with step-by-step descriptions and detailed experimental data -Contains important implications for increasing operational efficiencies within the petroleum industry -An essential reference for professionals and researchers working in the refining industry as well as students taking courses on chemical reaction engineering

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